was practicing accountsing. washington and dennis direct -- . t hits you a-- it hits you all three places, mind, body, soul. >> that's the payoff. >> i love the firehouse. it's that community that was important to me. >> once a year, he does everyone's taxes. what do you charge? >> i don't. i don't. >> jerry knows he can't do this forever. >> if my skills are starting to decline, then it's time to move on. >> when that time comes, he'll have to re-imagine his life again. now he knows the drill. >> i think you have to sort of pick and choose out of your daily life what it is that excites you. at some point it will all come together, and you'll say, wow, this is it. >> jerry only works about 30 hours a week, but two 15-hour shifts. the reality check, obviously it's physically, mentally, and emotionally challenging work, and it is unpaid. but he made good money in his first career, so he can afford to be an emt just for the love of it. at noon today, i hope you'll join me for my first live webcast. go to facebook.com/lifere-imagined. >> does he wish he had done this at a younger age? >> oh, i don'